Hamlet Act 1 Scene 5

Who does the ghost claim to be? Hamlets father
When the ghost first speaks to Hamlet, how does it describe its experience? tortured during the day and roams at night
What shocking news does the ghost deliver to Hamlet in Act 1 Scene 5? Claudius killed his father
What is the public explanation of the last King’s death? He was poisoned by a snake bite
What is the real reason for the last King’s death? Poured hot was in his ear
What other crime has been committed against the late king?
During their first conversation, what does the ghost tell Hamlet about his mother? don’t blame her
In Act 1, Scene 5, what ors the ghost ask Hamlet to do? Get revenge on Claudius
What doest Hamlet tell his friends about his meeting with the ghost? nothing
After his first meeting with the ghost, what does Hamlet ask his friends to do? Keep it a secret
At the end of the first act, what does Hamlet warn his friends he might do? convince everybody that he is crazy
Hamlet says, “The time is out of joint; O cursed/spite That ever I was born to set it right!” What does this mean? doesn’t want to do anything